Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 106.15°WElev: 12028ft.

Light Snow and Breezy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SE 23 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 17 May 1:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Copper Mountain CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 33. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 33. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Copper Mountain CO
 39.46°N 106.11°W (Elev. 12264 ft)
7:51 am MDT May 17, 2021
1pm MDT May 17, 2021-6pm MDT May 23, 2021
 
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